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Most IBM i customers have an ERP package on their IBM Power server that runs their business. Typically, a small or mid-sized company can comfortably operate with one Power9 core activation, that provides a CPW of 13,125. The IBM Power9 model S914 has two processor options, a 4-core, and a 6-core. Which one do you get if you only need 1 core activation? The 4-core server is physically the same as the 6-core server, except for the processor and the other differences shown in the table below.
|Maximum Internal Disk Drives||10 (283GB HDD or 387GB SSD)||672, many HDD & SSD sizes|
|BUS Expansion||None||1 drawer – 6 adapter slots|
|Software Tier Group||P05||P10|
Let’s discuss each of these differences in more detail: